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Category Archives: Parenting

  • Will motherhood and guilt always be interlinked?

    • May 10, 2017
    • Neer Korn

    Our latest study, Mums of Young Ones: Understanding Modern Motherhood looks at the attitudes, behaviour, stresses and joys of Australian mothers with young children. While much has changed when it comes to priorities and lifestyle, many things have not.

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    10

  • We need to talk about Formula

    • May 9, 2017
    • Neer Korn

    The majority of mums would like to breast feed their newborns. After all everyone, including doctors and nurses, tells them that breast is best. But what happens to those mums who simply can’t breastfeed, for whom due to any number of medical reasons simply cannot or find it too painful to breast feed? Nobody seems to want to talk to them about formula.

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    09

  • Modern Motherhood: Attitudes of Australian mums of younger kids

    • December 19, 2016
    • Neer Korn

    Our latest study, Mums of Young Ones: Understanding Modern Motherhood looks at the attitudes, behaviour, stresses and joys of Australian mothers with young children. While much has changed when it comes to priorities and lifestyle, many things have not.

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    Dec

    19

  • Modern parenting: From “self-esteem” to “resilience”

    • April 2, 2015
    • Neer Korn

    Parents of tweens and teens often lament about the language and tone their kids use when speaking to them. That they would never have dreamt of addressing their own parents in such a forthright manner. It should be no surprise really that today’s tweens and teens are so outspoken. Throughout their lives they’ve been encouraged to assert themselves. The mantra of their parents has all been about instilling “self-esteem”. What is lacking in their lives, however, is resilience.

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    02